Protected land reserved for Brazil's indigenous communities is being traded on the social network.
Feb. 26, 2021 • ~8 min
The electric predators work in groups to herd and "zap" their prey in unison, scientists shocked to discover.
Jan. 14, 2021 • ~3 min
Deforestation in Brazil recently reached a 12-year high, prompting France to cut soybean imports from the country.
Dec. 17, 2020 • ~7 min
COVID-19 vaccines have very specific storage requirements that make shipping a difficult task. Two ideas – fulfillment centers and cross-docking – could help overcome some distribution challenges.
Dec. 15, 2020 • ~7 min
Peatlands keep a lot of carbon out of Earth's atmosphere, but that could end with warming and development
Peat beds around the world hold huge quantities of carbon and keep it from warming the planet. But rising temperatures and over-use could turn them from a brake on climate change into an accelerant.
Dec. 7, 2020 • ~9 min
Researchers say the paintings in modern-day Colombia are believed to be about 12,000 years old.
Dec. 3, 2020 • ~2 min
In the Amazon, beetles and flowering trees have developed a tight bond. Hundreds of beetle species thrive off of and pollinate blossoms, helping to maintain some of the highest biodiversity on Earth.
Dec. 3, 2020 • ~6 min
Destruction of the rainforest increased by 9.5% compared to the previous 12 months, new data shows.
Nov. 30, 2020 • ~2 min
Nemonte Nenquimo is one of the six environmental leaders to be awarded this year's Goldman Prize.
Nov. 30, 2020 • ~6 min
Exclusive: A forensic investigation finds evidence of deliberate burning in Papua's palm oil plantations.
Nov. 12, 2020 • ~16 min